Rod N. Santomassimo is the founder and president of the firm. Rod possesses over 20 years of commercial real estate industry experience, a solid financial background and a proven growth track record that has repeatedly led to increased individual and company revenue.
The Massimo Group is proud to include every national commercial real estate firm and scores of regional and local firms and/or their individual brokers among its clients. Rod Santomassimo has been a featured speaker at a variety of local offices, regional conferences and national Conferences both in and aside from the commercial real estate industry. In addition Rod Santomassimo has been approved and selected as a featured speaker by the National Association of Realtors Commercial Alliance and its Signature Series.
Prior to creating the Massimo Group, Rod served a variety of roles in the commercial real estate industry including broker, owner, manager and executive level management for local, regional and national brokerage organizations. Prior to launching the Massimo Group, Rod was Executive Vice President of Sperry Van Ness where he was responsible the general oversight of the organization’s franchise operations and as well as their training platforms
Rod earned a Masters of Business Administration from Fuqua School of Business, Duke University, in Durham, North Carolina. He also earned a Bachelor of Arts in Commerce from Washington and Lee University in Lexington, Virginia. He is a featured guest lecturer at the Fuqua School of Business.
Rod is a two-time recipient of the Duke University, Fuqua School of Business Impact Alumni of the Year Award based on his work with both graduate students and alumni in Building a Personal Brand and Creative Approaches to Secure Greater Client/Prospect Opportunities.
Rod is the author of the bestselling book in commercial real estate brokerage, Brokers Who Dominate – 8 traits of top producers.